J. De Gruitjer, D. Brus, M. F. P. Bierkens and M. Knotters, Sampling for Natural Resource Monitoring

J. De Gruitjer, D. Brus, M. F. P. Bierkens and M. Knotters, Sampling for Natural Resource Monitoring Precision Agric (2008) 9:177–179 DOI 10.1007/s11119-007-9049-6 BOOK REVIEW J. De Gruitjer, D. Brus, M. F. P. Bierkens and M. Knotters, Sampling for Natural Resource Monitoring Springer, Berlin, 2006, xiii + 332 pp, €129.95, UD$169, £100, hardback, ISBN-10 540-22486-6 Margaret A. Oliver Published online: 22 December 2007 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2007 The authors summarize succinctly in the Preface their reasons for writing this book: they knew of no other text specifically on sampling to monitor natural resources, and they aimed to fill a gap in the literature on this subject which is now so important as monitoring is high on the agendas of most Western governments. They wanted to write for practitioners who find the standard works on sampling theory too abstract and statistical. In addition, when many of the basic texts on sampling were written, monitoring was not as important as it is now. The need for monitoring is likely to grow rather than diminish over the coming decades; this is a book to guide those involved and to enable them to avoid errors in sampling design that could have long-term repercussions. The aims and scope of the book are set out clearly, namely to provide practitioners with http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Precision Agriculture Springer Journals

J. De Gruitjer, D. Brus, M. F. P. Bierkens and M. Knotters, Sampling for Natural Resource Monitoring

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Springer Journals
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Copyright © 2007 by Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
Subject
Life Sciences; Agriculture; Soil Science & Conservation; Remote Sensing/Photogrammetry; Statistics for Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, Chemistry and Earth Sciences; Atmospheric Sciences
ISSN
1385-2256
eISSN
1573-1618
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10.1007/s11119-007-9049-6
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Precision Agric (2008) 9:177–179 DOI 10.1007/s11119-007-9049-6 BOOK REVIEW J. De Gruitjer, D. Brus, M. F. P. Bierkens and M. Knotters, Sampling for Natural Resource Monitoring Springer, Berlin, 2006, xiii + 332 pp, €129.95, UD$169, £100, hardback, ISBN-10 540-22486-6 Margaret A. Oliver Published online: 22 December 2007 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2007 The authors summarize succinctly in the Preface their reasons for writing this book: they knew of no other text specifically on sampling to monitor natural resources, and they aimed to fill a gap in the literature on this subject which is now so important as monitoring is high on the agendas of most Western governments. They wanted to write for practitioners who find the standard works on sampling theory too abstract and statistical. In addition, when many of the basic texts on sampling were written, monitoring was not as important as it is now. The need for monitoring is likely to grow rather than diminish over the coming decades; this is a book to guide those involved and to enable them to avoid errors in sampling design that could have long-term repercussions. The aims and scope of the book are set out clearly, namely to provide practitioners with

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